" Europe has an America problem

BRUSSELS — President Biden is in Europe, and talk of unity fills the air.

" Technology and the triumph of pessimism

One of the bestselling novels of the 19th century was a work of what we’d now call speculative fiction: Edward Bellamy’s “Looking Backward:

" How animals see themselves

Spectacle floods into my eyes whenever I watch a wildlife documentary.

" Sellout culture is a problem for pro golf

Even if you don’t play or follow golf — which I don’t — you’re probably aware of the controversy now engulfing the game.

" What it took for a country with a strong gun culture to give them up

Within hours of the school shooting in Uvalde, Texas, last month, as President Biden flew home from a trip to Asia, he found

" There’s a reason Kim Jong-un wants us to know about North Korea’s COVID outbreak

For more than two years, isolated North Korea claimed success in keeping out COVID and even rebuffed multiple offers of vaccines, calling them

" From the Big Short to the Big Scam

Remember “The Big Short”? The 2010 book by Michael Lewis, made into a 2015 film, told the story of the 2008 global financial

" When Elon Musk dreams, his employees have nightmares

Elon Musk’s repeated wavering on his deal to buy Twitter has roiled markets and raised fresh questions about his seriousness.

" America may be broken beyond repair

In an ad released last year, Blake Masters, a leading candidate in Arizona’s Republican Senate primary, cradles a semi-automatic weapon.

" Crashing crypto: Is this time different?

Last week TerraUSD, a stablecoin — a system that was supposed to perform a lot like a conventional bank account but was backed

" We keep falling for the same big talk

It has long been said that the definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting a different

" Pamela Anderson, Amber Heard and the limits of the feminist redemption plot

To look the part of Pamela Anderson in “

" In grief is how we live now

I’m no stranger to grief. After all, I’ve been alive for nearly 65 years.

" An America without Roe v. Wade will be a dark place

A 26-year-old Texas woman named Lizelle Herrera was arrested and charged with murder last month following an alleged self-induced abortion.

" Your kids can handle dangerous ideas

In the middle of a recent Thursday dinner, my 13-year-old daughter, Sasha, had a question for my wife and me: Can I skip

" Elon Musk got Twitter because he gets Twitter

Can Elon Musk break Twitter? I hope so.

" Why we admire Zelenskyy

Why do we admire Volodymyr Zelenskyy? The question almost answers itself.